Installation

This documents explains how to install and configure Scrapyd, to deploy and run your Scrapy spiders.

Requirements

Scrapyd depends on the following libraries, but the installation process takes care of installing the missing ones:

  • Python 2.7 or above
  • Twisted 8.0 or above
  • Scrapy 1.0 or above
  • six

Installing Scrapyd (generic way)

How to install Scrapyd depends on the platform you’re using. The generic way is to install it from PyPI:

pip install scrapyd